Video: Watch a Young Barack Obama Give a Glowing Restaurant Review in 2001

Originally posted 11/20/2014 11:34AM

Before he pulled presidential rank to cut the line at barbecue joints, make pit stops for chocolate cake, fork into “crack” pies and chow down on all the hamburgers his heart desires, Barack Obama was vouching for a down-home spot.
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Barack Obama at Gregg's Restaurant Evan Vucci/AP

Obama Makes Pit Stop in Rhode Island for ‘Death by Chocolate’ Cake

Originally posted 11/03/2014 10:47AM

Just hours before President Barack Obama handed out candy and cookies to White House trick-or-treaters, he had another type of food on his mind: Decadent chocolate cake.
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White House Halloween Courtesy The White House

Make the Halloween Cookies The Obamas Gave to Trick-or-Treaters

Originally posted 10/31/2014 04:30PM

They might be known for projects like the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge but on Halloween, First Lady Michelle and President Barack Obama handed out a deliciously decadent gift to trick-or-treaters: a homemade butter cookie.
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President Obama White Street NYC
Daniel Krieger; Inset: Earl Gibson III/Getty

See What Top Chef Masters Champ Floyd Cardoz Is Cooking for President Obama

Originally posted 10/07/2014 04:41PM

You would think that having the President of the United States, the First Lady and 250 guests over for dinner would make any chef really nervous. Well, not if you’re White Street N.Y.C.’s executive chef Floyd Cardoz.
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Obama at RPM Steak
Noura Jafar

President Obama Dines at Bill and Giuliana Rancic’s RPM Steak in Chicago

Originally posted 10/02/2014 05:31PM

The Chicago restaurant RPM Steak got a very special — and very presidential — visit on Wednesday.
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President Obama Cuts Line at Franklin BBQ
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President Obama Is First Ever to Cut Line at Famous Austin BBQ Joint

Originally posted 07/11/2014 02:02PM

At Franklin BBQ in Austin, where the hours of operation are quaintly listed as “11 a.m. — sold out,” the hankering and the hungry wait in line for hours for the famous brisket, pulled pork and ribs.
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President Barack Obama, Michelle Obama 'Crack' Pie Recipe
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The Pie Recipe So Addictive President Obama Calls It ‘Crack’

Originally posted 07/02/2014 01:16PM

What makes White House pastry chef Bill Yosses‘ pie crusts so addictive that President Obama, who calls Yosses the “Crustmaster,” joked Monday they must be spiked with crack cocaine? Turns out, it’s a lot of butter. And lard. And cream.
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Barack Obama Salutes White House Pastry Chef
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Michelle Obama: ‘There Is No Crack In Our Pies’

Originally posted 07/01/2014 10:56AM

Does Barack Obama‘s pie fixation surpass his obsession with burgers?
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President Obama's burger tour
Alex Brandon/AP

10 Photos that Prove the President Loves Burgers as Much as We Do

Originally posted 05/20/2014 10:16AM

Snarling traffic and sending smartphone-wielding passerby into a collective tizzy, president Barack Obama and vice-president Joe Biden held a lunch meeting on Friday at the Shake Shack in Washington, D.C.’s Dupont Circle — and hopped the counter for a photo opp.
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President Obama Jiro Dreams of Sushi
Carolyn Kaster/AP

President Obama Dines at Jiro Dreams of Sushi Restaurant

Originally posted 04/23/2014 05:35PM

One of the perks of being the President of the United States: You don’t need a reservation to get into a hot Tokyo restaurant where the waiting list is two months.
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